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Asus rampage IV extreme System only boots on second try B2 code

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PC SPECS:
3930k
Rampage iv extreme
gtx 980 gigabyte m1 gaming
swiftech h220-x cooling
g.skill 32gb 2400mhz
psu seasonic 1250w x series

issue:
On the first try at a reboot - whether a restart or after a shutdown - my PC hangs at black screen, and the motherboard dispays the Q-Code "b2" - "Legacy Option ROM Initialization ". If I then power off and restart, it boots normally with no other issues.

The issue may have begun after I moved to gtx 980 4gb gpu, The system did not appear to have the problem before then
I am really sick of this error..i have to restart my pc 2 times to make my pc work and yes i am using the latest bios 4901.
any help will be appreciated thanks!
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if problem started with new video card, i would assume bios setting, do clear bios button; start from scratch
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Latest Bios Updates usually fix newer graphics card releases.
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